TheStreet Inc. (TST) - Get TheStreet, Inc. Report is tackling Black Monday, a memorable day for investment professionals and investors alike and a day that will live in infamy as the day programmatic trading took control of the markets.
Through a combination of stories, videos, graphics and other multimedia elements TheStreet takes a look at the cause of the 1987 stock market crash, looks back at some of the hottest stories of the day and looks forward to what could cause a similar crash in the future.
Black Monday, Oct. 19, 1987, marked the largest single day loss for global exchanges since the Great Depression. Caused by a number of factors including programmatic trading and an illiquid market, among other things, the world of finance has taken many steps to avoid such stark declines in markets 30 years removed.
Here's a look at our coverage:
Crash of '87: TheStreet Special Report:
- Popular 80's Brands That Have All But Disappeared
- Facts of Black Monday 1987, the Worst Single Day In Stock Market History
- Top Market Forecaster Looks Back at the Fed's Response to the Black Monday Crash -- VIDEO
- The Financial District 1987 vs. 2017 -- Video
- Investing Legends Share Black Monday Memories -- VIDEO
- The Real Cause of the Crash of '87 - PREMIUM
- Callaway: Black Monday 1987 Is a Day I'll Never Forget -- VIDEO
- What Led to the Black Monday Crash? -- PODCAST
- What You Need to Know About Black Monday: Explainer -- VIDEO
- Lessons to Be Learned From Black Monday and the Stock Market Crash of 1987
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